With the holiday season approaching at warp speed (Wait! It’s already here…) you’ve likely purchased gifts for grandma, your business bestie, and closest friends—but have you paused to consider yourself? This year may have been exceptionally tough. So in the name of self-care, we’re in a treat yo’self mood. From high-tech gadgets to in-flight aromatherapy, these are the 15 things we’re saving for #1.
1. Eternally Ritz (Classics) Coffee Table Book
The legendary Ritz on Paris’ Place Vendôme is more than a luxury hotel; its very name evokes dreams of the City of Light. After four years of careful restoration, the Ritz Paris has again opened its doors. This gorgeous coffee table book overflows with elegant imagery illustrating the Ritz’s esteemed guests and showcasing the impeccable architecture and interior design.
2. Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II
Take your brand game and adventure travel to the next level with a camera trusted by the pros. This ultra-slim, lightweight and pocket-size camera is perfect for the entrepreneur on the go. The touch-screen panel and built-in Bluetooth2 connectivity for easy sharing makes this purchase a no-brainer.
3. Mulberry Belgrave Full-Grain Leather Briefcase
Splurge on a functional, smart and timeless briefcase that will impress clients and improve your style effortlessly. This is an investment piece that you’ll close deals with for years to come.
4. Maison Storage Bath Caddy
Take your self-care routine to the next level with this picture-perfect bath caddy.
5. Shinola Canfield Over-Ear Headphones
Listen to your favorite podcasts and audiobooks with classic headphones designed to stand up to decades of use. Top grain leather headband, stainless steel parts, and an interchangeable memory foam lambskin ear pad are just a few of the features we love. Each pair is acoustically tuned by sound engineers in Detroit.
6. Aesop Ginger Flight Therapy
Sometimes life is about the simple pleasures. Harness the power of aromatherapy with pulse point therapy for in-flight or office use. Take in the soothing Ginger Root, calming Lavender, and Geranium, then kick back and relax.
7. Jeweled Cross Medallions Coasters
These vivid glass coasters celebrate details from three cross pendants in The Met collection. As a symbol of Christ’s triumph over death, the cross emerged as a popular image on Byzantine jewelry by the 5th century, and it remains so today.
8. Heraldic Shields Flask
If you’re a history buff, you’ll love paying homage to the Middle Ages. This bold patterned flask celebrates the famed Knights of the Round Table, whose banners festoon the Equestrian Court at The Met Fifth Avenue. Heraldic symbols emerged in the Middle Ages (ca. 1000–1400) as a form of identification for knights’ armor. Our designs are copied from the “official” roll of arms of Arthur’s knights, compiled by the Arthurian enthusiast Jacques d’Armagnac, duke of Nemours, about 1450.
9. Van Gogh Irises Covered Mug with Tea Infuser
Art lovers! It’s time to upgrade your tea game. Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890) painted the irises reproduced on this sturdy and versatile mug in 1889, during his yearlong stay at the asylum in Saint-Rémy. Van Gogh’s brother Theo wrote of the work: “[It] strikes the eye from afar. It is a beautiful study full of air and life.”
10. Louie Banana Lamp by Seletti
This lamp by Seletti is bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S! We’re slightly obsessed with this quirky golden resin and white glass standing banana lamp, designed by Studio Job. Talk about an irreverent and cheeky conversation piece for your office space or home.
11. Eames Lounge Chair with Ottoman
Take your office design to the next level with the timeless and classic Eames Lounge and Ottoman. This lounge chair and ottoman as at the intersection of modern and old-fashion luxury. It has been continuously produced in the U.S. for over 50 years by the original manufacturer Herman Miller. This authorized version is made of molded 7-ply veneered plywood and is upholstered in top-grain brown leather entirely by hand.
12. Hello Coat Rack
Add a welcoming vibe to your home or office with this Hello Coat Rack. Inspired by handwritten neon signs and the art of Tracey Emin, this bright-yellow coat rack delivers a cheerful, attention-getting greeting.
13. 5L Craft Beer Tower by Spotted Dog Company
Is home brewing on your to-do list? If so, the Spotted Dog Craft Tower is a great beer dispensing system for your home or after-hours office party! Treat yourself and your team to draft beer without the expense and hassle of a keg. Fill it at a brewery or with your homebrew and enjoy 10 pints of perfectly carbonated beer.
14. 2019 Navy Hardcover Planner
Make big plans a reality with this luxury hardcover planner from Rifle Paper Co. With resolutions mapped out, an agenda like this solidifies your goals and sets the tone for an organized year.
15. Mark & Graham Daily Leather Tote Tag
Keep your keys and gadgets on lock with these classic leather tags on all of your bags.